Lead Warehouse Operator

Univar Solutions - Tillsonburg, ON (30+ days ago)

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The Federal and Provincial governments have deemed Univar Solutions as an “essential” business operation during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic. Univar Solutions is proud to provide our customers with the essential distribution and manufacturing services to support the Canadian Agriculture industry’s supply chain infrastructure.

Univar Solutions is serious about safety and is working closely with its employees, customers, suppliers and local authorities to safely manage our business operations during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Univar Solutions Canada is the leading distributor of agriculture, chemistry and related innovative products and essential services as designated by the Government of Canada. We provide more agriculture and chemical products and related essential services than any other company in the marketplace. Our wide distribution network, with locations coast-to-coast, helps guarantee fast, reliable service to Univar's customers. Univar Agriculture strategically partners with leading agribusinesses worldwide to enable independent retailers across the country to provide integrated crop solutions to Canadian farmers.

Future Transfer, part of the Univar Solutions network of businesses, is a leading national provider of industrial warehousing, production, logistics and distribution of essential services for the agricultural industry, as designated by the Government of Canada. Future Transfer is a full-service industrial warehousing solution that provides dedicated transportation services, as well as a complete range of streamlined production services; including labelling, repackaging and custom bulk blending. Future Transfer has close to 1.5 million square feet of warehouse space across Canada, with locations meeting and exceeding industry standards including Agricultural Warehousing and CropLife Canada Standards.

We are looking for a Lead Warehouse Operators to join our busy team


  • Loading and shipping of various products
  • Direct daily activities and train new hires
  • Maintaining inventory of on-site products
  • Calibrating equipment, as required
  • Ensuring physical inventory is accurate, performing random audits on inventory
  • Maintain a clean, organized workplace by implementing daily housekeeping habits
  • Communicating maintenance of facilities and equipment to proper authorities
  • Data entry, when required
  • Complete production reports & production audits, when required
  • Other related duties as required or assigned


  • Demonstrate good organizational skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Possess mechanical skills
  • Able to follow instruction from supervisor
  • Able to work in a team environment that is constantly working towards improving processes and procedures
  • Able to lift at least 50lbs
  • Ability to work outside in any weather conditions
  • Overtime as required
  • Able to identify any health and safety issues

Safety is our first priority, both the starting point and foundation for all aspects of our global business operations. Safe transport and storage of products, safe operational practices and safe working conditions enable us to protect our employees, customers, suppliers and the environment.

To read more about our successes and what we do, please visit: www.univar.com.

Univar is widely recognized as having the best people in the chemical industry – people who are totally dedicated to meeting customers' requirements the first time and every time. We encourage you to join our team.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • warehouse worker: 2 years (Required)
  • warehouse: 2 years (Required)

Job Duties:

  • Load and unload trucks
  • Move and stack materials
  • Keep production lines supplied with empty containers and packaging materials as needed
  • Rotate floor stock
  • General housekeeping duties in the warehouse or production area and duties as assigned
  • Follow forklift operating guidelines and procedures
  • Use warehouse management software
  • Receive/process shipments
  • Perform proper forklift inspection, minor servicing and repairs as necessary

Work remotely:

  • No